OUR TEAM

Welcome to AUJS

AUJS President & Vice President image

President Natalie Gunn and Vice President Alissa Foster, 2022

We are very excited to welcome you to university life in 2022. 

AUJS, offers unparalleled opportunities to be part of a bigger community of Jewish students across Australia and New Zealand. From leadership and development initiatives, international programs, on and off campus social events, ways to connect with your Jewish identity, make new and lifelong friends all over Australia and New Zealand, participate in high calibre political and advocacy opportunities, AUJS plays a major role in the life of any Jewish student attending university.

If you’re interested in the political and advocacy space, the Great Debate, the Fellowship program, International Programs or meeting new people and developing new friendships is more your style, AUJS is perfect. Not only can you meet lifelong friends through becoming an AUJS leader.  Through our on and off-campus events, regional balls, Purim parties, and international programs and many other great events, you will have a way to make new friends.

AUJS is the peak representative body for Jewish students on campus, and it’s growing every single day. It’s an exciting time to be a member and we look forward to seeing you all on campus in 2022.

Get in touch and get involved – we’re excited to have you on board!

Meet Our Executives

Natalie Gunn

Natalie Gunn

President
Alissa Foster

Alissa Foster

Vice President
Mackenzie De Bortoli

Mackenzie De Bortoli

Treasurer
Leor Simovich

Leor Simovich

Fundraising Coordinator
Edward Lichtig

Edward Lichtig

Public Affairs Coordinator
Sean Torban

Sean Torban

Campaigns Coordinator
Shuli Lang

Shuli Lang

Conferences Coordinator
Nadia Coburn

Nadia Coburn

Leadership & Development Coordinator
Arbel Tenembaum

Arbel Tenembaum

Jewish Engagement Coordinator
Talia Miller

Talia Miller

ACT Co-President
Adam Tadmore

Adam Tadmore

ACT Co-President
Elena Sladkova

Elena Sladkova

NSW President
Diana Shaul

Diana Shaul

NZ President
Lia Cohen

Lia Cohen

QLD President
Tali Borowick

Tali Borowick

VIC President
Grace Ehrenfeld

Grace Ehrenfeld

WA President

Meet Our Staff

Nurit Feldman

Nurit Feldman

CEO
Timnah Baker

Timnah Baker

Fellowship Director
Ayelet Fine

Ayelet Fine

Marketing & Digital Experience Manager
Hagit Ashual

Hagit Ashual

Programs Manager
Paris Enten

Paris Enten

Advocacy & Communications Coordinator

Meet Our Board

Gary Samowitz

Gary Samowitz

Board Chair
Sharene Hambur

Sharene Hambur

Board Director
Gleb Shinkarsky

Gleb Shinkarsky

Board Director
Joshua Kirsh

Joshua Kirsh

Board Director
Gabrielle Agosin

Gabrielle Agosin

Board Director
Samuel Abrams

Samuel Abrams

Board Director
Natalie Gunn

Natalie Gunn

Board Director
Alissa Foster

Alissa Foster

Board Director
Mackenzie De Bortoli

Mackenzie De Bortoli

Board Director
Nurit Feldman

Nurit Feldman

CEO
Leor Simovich

Leor Simovich

Board Observer